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At Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of The Woodlands, we are committed to helping you regain independence after a life-changing illness or injury. Located in The Woodlands and serving the greater Houston area including Conroe and Spring, we are a leading provider of inpatient rehabilitation for stroke, amputation, cardiac conditions and other complex neurological and orthopedic conditions.
Using clinical collaboration and advanced technologies, we provide a personalized care plan designed to meet your unique needs and help you achieve your goals.
Our inpatient rehabilitation hospital uses an interdisciplinary team approach that includes physical, speech and occupational therapists, rehabilitation physicians, rehabilitation nurses, case managers, dietitians and more, combined with our advanced technology and expertise, to help you achieve your goals. You will receive at least three hours of therapy five days per week while under the constant care of registered nurses, many of whom specialize in rehabilitation, and frequent independent private practice physician* visits.
Rehabilitation is covered in full or part by most health insurance plans, including Medicare and Medicaid. Our hospital has contracts with most major insurance companies and is willing to negotiate with other companies, as needed.
*The hospital provides access to independent physicians.
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By demonstrating compliance with The Joint Commission’s national standards for healthcare quality and safety, our hospital is accredited by The Joint Commission.
Our hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Disease-Specific Care Certification in stroke rehabilitation.
Our hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Disease-Specific Care Certification in heart failure.
Our hospital has earned The Joint Commission’s Gold Seal of Approval® for Disease-Specific Care Certification in Parkinson's disease.
Area Chief Executive Officer
Angie brings more than 25 years of healthcare experience to her role as area chief executive officer at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospitals of The Woodlands and Vision Park. She has been with Encompass Health since 1997 and was the CEO at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of Humble for 14 years prior to assuming her role as area CEO. She promotes an environment of clinical excellence with the primary goal to help each patient regain their highest level of independence and enhance their quality of life. A Texas native, Angie is a graduate of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center in Lubbock, where she earned her bachelor’s degree in occupational therapy. She also earned her master's degree in business administration from Colorado State University.
Specializing in the management of rehabilitation services for patients at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of the Woodlands, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital of The Woodlands, Dr. Benjamin Agana helps individuals who have suffered from disabling conditions, such as stroke or orthopedic injuries, rebuild their lives. Board certified in physical medicine and rehabilitation, Dr. Agana also has a subspecialty board certification in pain medicine as well as electrodiagnostic medicine.
Benjamin Agana, M.D. is an independent private practice physician whose office is located at the hospital.
Director of Therapy Operations
Kristi has been a part of the Encompass Health The Woodlands team since 2015 and moved into her current role as the director of therapy in 2018. She graduated with a bachelor’s degree in psychology from Texas A&M University and pursued a master’s degree in speech-language pathology from Lamar University. She currently holds certifications in Vital Stim and Lee Silverman’s Voice Treatment.
Area Business Development Director
Chet Atkins, area business development director at Encompass Health The Woodlands and Vision Park is from Ft. Worth, Texas and recently made The Woodlands home. Chet and his husband have two adult children in the Dallas/Ft. Worth area. He attended college in Stephenville, Texas at Tarleton State University. He then attended nursing school in Gainesville, Texas. Chet has been with Encompass Health for more than 10 years in various marketing positions. He is a business leader with 20+ years of success achieving sales, profit and revenue objectives, and is a creative thinker known for delivering innovation that drives bottom line results.
Director of Quality and Risk Management
Jennifer is a registered nurse with more than 15 years of experience in quality healthcare, consisting of clinical, marketing and operational roles. She joined the Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of The Woodlands, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital The Woodlands team in early 2010 and in October 2014 moved into her current role as director of quality and risk management. Jennifer also became a certified rehabilitation registered nurse in 2015 and has recently obtained her bachelor's degree in business management. Jennifer takes great pride in ensuring that patients get access to the higher level of care and technology that Encompass Health offers so that they can return home at discharge from Encompass Health.
Director of Plant Operations/ Safety Officer
Michael is responsible for the physical environment at Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of The Woodlands, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital The Woodlands. His duties include regulatory compliance for TJC/CMS/TDH and OSHA as well as the day-to-day operations of the maintenance, environmental and dietary departments. Michael is a Texas Master Electrician with an extensive background in healthcare construction as well as facility management. He is an active member of TAHFM, ASHE, NFPA, FEMA and actively participates in the Southeast Texas Regional Advisory Council.
Brenda joined Encompass Health as hospital controller in 2009 and joined the leadership team at Encompass Health The Woodlands and Vision Park in March 2019. Brenda has more than 17 years of healthcare financial management experience in inpatient and outpatient rehabilitation, home health and acute care hospitals in for-profit and not-for-profit settings. She obtained her bachelor’s degree with an emphasis in accounting from Northeastern State University in Tahlequah, Oklahoma.
Timothy joined Encompass Health in November of 2012 at the Company’s former Beaumont location. He started his career as physical therapist and quickly moved to be the lead therapist in that hospital. He then accepted the position as lead therapist in Encompass Health’s The Woodlands location to later move into the PAS coordinator position. Timothy has been a PT for eight years with six of those being with Encompass Health.
Director of Pharmacy
Chad has been practicing in the field of pharmacy for more than 19 years, including 10 years in pharmacy management. He currently oversees operations at both Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital Vision Park and Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of The Woodlands. Chad earned his Doctorate of Pharmacy from Drake University.
Chief Nursing Officer
Stephanie brings more than 15 years of healthcare expertise to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of The Woodlands. A Houston native, she graduated with a bachelor’s degree in nursing from UT Arlington the pursued a master’s degree in nursing administration from UT Arlington. She started out her career in healthcare as a CNA, serving in various leadership roles. She is passionate about healthcare and is committed to the growth & innovation of the nursing profession.
Director of Case Management
Jennifer graduated from Colorado State University with a degree in social work. She started her career working several years as the director of social work in a skilled-nursing facility. Jennifer started with Encompass Health in 2011 as a case manager and was promoted to director of case management in 2016.
Human Resources Director
Valerie brings more than 16 years of healthcare human resources experience to Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of The Woodlands, formerly HealthSouth Rehabilitation Hospital The Woodlands. She began her career with Encompass Health in Martin, Tennessee, in 1995 and has been a member of the Encompass Health Rehabilitation Hospital of The Woodlands team since 2007. A Houston native, she graduated from the University of Houston with a bachelor's degree in business administration. She received her master’s degree in business administration from the University of Tennessee.
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